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[movies]Subject: Narcotics - Sanders (Dennis and Terry)
Produced for police orientation and training, this film presents drug addiction not simply as a crime but as a deepseated social problem. With dramatized sequences of addicts in shooting galleries and excellent footage of pre-renewal downtown Los Angeles, a neighborhood now lost. Produced and directed by renowned filmmakers Denis and Terry Sanders, who wrote this film with Jay Sandrich.
Keywords: Substance abuse: Drugs; California: Los Angeles; Crime and criminals
Downloads: 17,477 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Fitting Faces - Paramount
Light short subject on eyeglass fashions.
Keywords: Fashion; Perception: Vision; Gender roles
Downloads: 4,801 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Red Sox in Action - Narrangansett Brewing Company
Baseball game sequences may be subject to additional clearances.Skeletal Entry
Downloads: 153
[movies]Hair Dress Through the Ages - Moss (Paul F.) & Thelma Schnee
Tongue-in-cheek survey of the evolution of hair design, using footage from an old German novelty short subject.
Keywords: Fashion; Hair; Gender roles
Downloads: 18,993 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Better Housing News Flashes (No. 7) - Pathe News
Theatrical short subject, newsreel-style, promoting the benefits of the National Housing Act for homebuilders, remodelers and would-be homeowners.
Keywords: New Deal: Housing
Downloads: 5,678 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(7 reviews)
[movies]Einstein Theory of Relativity, The - Premier
Some shots worth logging. Title: "Time is Relative. It STRETCHES and SHRINKS!" other great titles, some animation Title: "A subject requiring a life-time to master, obviously cannot be demonstrated in a few minutes. This is therefore an attempt to explain only some of its more popular ideas." Simulation of astronaut being shot into space from a giant cannon animation of planet Earth receding
Downloads: 255
[movies]Dinner Party - Simmel-Meservey
The subject of this film is proper table etiquette and is presented in dramatized form by a group of teenagers who are attending a birthday party honoring the host. A full three course dinner is served consisting of the usual soup, meat, and dessert. 23:00:30 Dinner Party 23:01:04 MWS Betty setting the dinner table VO: "Betty, our hostess, is having a few of her friends to her home for a birthday party."
Downloads: 255 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]How to Say No (Moral Maturity) - Coronet Instructional Films
This film deals with such teen-age behavior problems as smoking, drinking, and love-making and discusses the ways of saying "no" in such situations and still maintaining status and keeping friends. The film opens in front of a curtain on a stage. A spotlight shines on Bill, who serves as discussion leader and introduces the subject of how to say "no" and still keep your friends. Addressing the audience, Bill raises the curtain and reveals the members of the discussion panel -- Marty, Lucy, Nora,...
Downloads: 580 (1 review)
[movies]Capitalism - Coronet Instructional Films
Widgets give way to weenies as the "Western High School Radio Forum" discusses the meaning of capitalism in terms designed to make sense to teenagers. Capitalism is one of many "free-enterprise education" films released in the first few years of the Cold War. Unlike many films produced under corporate sponsorship, it avoids taking jabs at socialism, Russia or New Deal government programs. Nonetheless, it uses the common Coronet device of showing a group collectively engaged in coming to terms wi...
Downloads: 234
[movies]John Doe: Citizen Politician - Christeson, F.M. and Merrick, H.V.
From Educational Film Catalogue (1939): "Dramatizes a small city election, illustrates indifference of average citizen to public affairs and emphasizes that if the government is not run by the people the government will run them. Refers to imaginary city and issue of a new wall needed on a canal bank. Rock company using area for dumping debris bribes politicians who, by cunning propaganda and well planned publicity swing the uninformed public to their side...
Downloads: 251 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Woodworker, The - Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
Shots: Rough carpentry in woodworking; building forms for concrete; plywood; hog houses; chicken coops; sheathing; erecting roofs; installing inside finish; stairs; hanging doors; woodworking mill; machine operators; cabinet shops; patternmaking for casting; opportunities in the woodworking fields; Contents. Impressions of various woodworking jobs and the training and qualification required to enter them...
Downloads: 250
[movies]Story of Our Flag, The - McCrory (John R.) Studios
Some good stock shots to be logged. Contents. Origin and development of the United States flag. As views of a castle and an old crest are shown, the commentator explains that man through the ages has sought to distinguish his castle, his clan, or his country by means of a crest or a flag proclaiming his ideals. Animation is used to show the uniting of the crosses of St. Andrew and of St. George into the Union Jack, and the commentator explains the latter's importance to the origin of colonial Am...
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[movies]Story of Our Flag, The - McCrory (John R.) Studios
Some good stock shots to be logged. Contents. Origin and development of the United States flag. As views of a castle and an old crest are shown, the commentator explains that man through the ages has sought to distinguish his castle, his clan, or his country by means of a crest or a flag proclaiming his ideals. Animation is used to show the uniting of the crosses of St. Andrew and of St. George into the Union Jack, and the commentator explains the latter's importance to the origin of colonial Am...
Downloads: 101
[movies]Finding Your Life Work - Holmes (Burton) Films, Inc.
Some good stock shots to be logged. Appraisal. Reported good for (1) indicating steps in a systematic selection of a vocation, (2) suggesting the character traits helpful in obtaining and keeping work, and (3) indicating the possible vocational contribution of various school subjects to vocational training. Found useful in directing students' attention toward the selection of a vocation. It was indicated that the film would be most useful as an introduction to or an overview of the problem of vo...
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[movies]Story of Television, The - Ganz (William J.) Co.
Shows efforts of the Radio Corporation of America (RCA) in the creation, development and introduction of the all-electronic TV system; explains how science made television a working reality. David Sarnoff tells of the early research and experiments. Shown is the first successful picture tube, the first experimental TV station, the problems of improving piucture quality and reducing the size and cost of components at the transmitting and receiving ends, and the function of mobile units...
Downloads: 388
[movies]Story of Television, The - Ganz (William J.) Co.
Shows efforts of the Radio Corporation of America (RCA) in the creation, development and introduction of the all-electronic TV system; explains how science made television a working reality. David Sarnoff tells of the early research and experiments. Shown is the first successful picture tube, the first experimental TV station, the problems of improving piucture quality and reducing the size and cost of components at the transmitting and receiving ends, and the function of mobile units...
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[movies]Story of Television, The - Ganz (William J.) Co.
Shows efforts of the Radio Corporation of America (RCA) in the creation, development and introduction of the all-electronic TV system; explains how science made television a working reality. David Sarnoff tells of the early research and experiments. Shown is the first successful picture tube, the first experimental TV station, the problems of improving piucture quality and reducing the size and cost of components at the transmitting and receiving ends, and the function of mobile units...
Downloads: 2,448 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]6th Chair, The - Handy (Jam) Organization
HIGHLIGHTS SUCH PROBLEMS IN EDUCATION AS BUILDING CONSTRUCTION & MODERNIZATION, CLASS SIZE, MORE TEACHERS & UP-TO-DATE EDUCATIONAL TOOLS. PORTRAYS DANGERS OF PUBLIC COMPLACENCY TOWARD EDUCATION. 19:17:56:00 The 6th Chair 08030 19:18:09:00 MCU - American flag waving in the breeze VO - “All of us, whether or not we serve in uniform, are veterans of a war in which freedom and free government are at stake” (19:18:19:00) 19:18:20:00 wide shot of troops marching through streets (19:18:22:00) 19:18...
Downloads: 667 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies][Home Movies: Can 10534: Western Trip, Canyons, 1951]

Downloads: 379 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Fluids in Weightlessness - U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Downloads: 564 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Pilgrims, The - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
Follows the Pilgrims from England to Holland and to New England. Discusses the Mayflower compact and the hardships in the New World.
Downloads: 552 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Home Movies: "Lake George 1972"] - Charles (Henry) Studios

Downloads: 456 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Save the Soil
Title: The soil is the heritage of all mankind, given in perpetual trust to the children of men…SAVE THE SOIL! many great stock shots of famine, decadence, food, agriculture rather interesting film
Downloads: 107
[movies][Home Movies: Can 10812: Berko Collection: Vacation to S.F. & L.A. II]
San Francisco and Los Angeles transit.
Downloads: 232 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Preface to Chemistry - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Downloads: 382 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]ROR - Rocket on Rotor - Paul R. Thoma

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[movies]New York: State of Discovery - Humble Oil

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[movies]New York: State of Discovery - Humble Oil

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[movies]Mr. Johnson Goes to School

Downloads: 3,140 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Your Name Here Outtakes (Reel 9)

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[movies]Sheep

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[movies]Confidential File: Medical Quacks (Part II)
An episode of the television show "Confidential File". Hosted by Paul Coates.
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 1,372 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Flight Into Egypt, The

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[movies]Shades of Gray

Downloads: 2,750 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Confidential File: Medical Quacks
Episode of the television show "Confidential File" with Paul Coates.
Downloads: 471 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Photographic Studies in Hypnosis

Downloads: 10,493 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]50/50 Chance, A - U.S.Department of Health, Education, and Welfare; Audiovisual Facility Production
about tetnus infection
Downloads: 379 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]It Floats - Handy (Jam) Organization
Advertising
Downloads: 473 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Oakland "Sir Knights" Parade and City Scenes, 1949]
"Sir Knights" parade, Columbus Day 1949; skiing and flowers; kids' amusement park or fantasy village sponsored by Southern Pacific Railroad
Downloads: 154 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies][Douglas Aircraft X-3 Supersonic Aircraft in Test Flights] - Universal-International Newsreel
Douglas X-3 supersonic plane in testflights "flying stiletto" VS takeoff, air-to-air, landing
Downloads: 361 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Movie Trailers ("Candid Camera Nite" Promotion)

Downloads: 987 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]This Is Color - Wilding Productions

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[movies][Home Movies: Atlantic City]

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[movies]Structure of the Earth: Volcanoes, The - Pathé
Great boiling bubbling lava shots.
Downloads: 629 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Sign of Dependable Credit, The - U.S. Department of Agriculture
On the Production Credit Association. some good shots to be logged shots of Chicago (Lake Shore Drive?) industrial city, smoking plants signs: The Peoples National Bank, Citizens Savings Bank, Commonwealth Bank ECUs of farmers' heads saying "I need money..." for various reasons (includes one African American man) Cotton pickers VS African American women sorting tobacco leaves Sheep en masse Mass of chickens in yard and in cages VS New York City street scenes (perhaps one of Boston) New York City...
Downloads: 340 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Civil War, The - Encyclopaedia Britannica Films
Dramatization of important military events and imagery of the places where they occurred.
Keywords: U.S. History: Civil War
Downloads: 14,942 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Introduction to Foreign Trade - Coronet Instructional Films
Cold War-era treatise on globalization.
Keywords: Globalization; Economics
Downloads: 6,989 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies][Home Movies: Ransohoff Collection: Can 1-3, Horseback 1933, Kids in Bath, Heller's Baby]

Downloads: 208 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Round Trip: The USA in World Trade - World Today Inc. (The)
Workers discuss globalization half a century ago.
Keywords: Globalization; Economics
Downloads: 2,627 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Broken Appointment - Affiliated Film Producers
Tells the story of a young public health nurse who comes to realize the importance of emotional aspects in her work.
Downloads: 428 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
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